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Cipher’s mission is to enable patent owners to make rational decisions by providing strategic patent intelligence, powered by machine learning.

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We regularly publish reports on a range of topics, using Cipher data.  In 2022, our reports included:

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The Cipher Vision podcast is gradually becoming recognised as a must-listen for IP and patent professionals.  Topics covered in our second, and most recent season included:

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From time to time, we release item relating to news events and trends.   An example was the BlackBerry sale to Catapult IP in early 2022.

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Our events don’t end after the final session.  We provide material post-event, such as full webinar videos or conferences slides, both for those who missed the date, or wish to revisit the topics discussed.

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As well as all of the above, we include any new Case Studies, and remind our readers of our range of Solutions for your patent portfolio needs.

Latest news, podcasts and events

IPBC Global

We are looking ahead to a fantastic event in San Diego. IPBC Global will take place 12 and 14 June 2023 and brings together leading IP Professionals.
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Innovation-led Sustainability

Episode 1 in Season 3 features Gregorio Ossola, Head of Corporate Solutions at one.five. Greg shared with us the importance of a data-led approach to sustainability.
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IP Counsel Cafe Annual Palo Alto Meeting

We will be joining the conversation on Hidden Risks and Opportunities at IP Counsel Cafe’s Annual Palo Alto Meeting, on 2 to 4 May 2023.
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Inventions & Innovators spearheading Sustainable Plastics

This report identifies the firms innovating in areas such as biodegradable polymers, bio-based polymers, and sustainable adhesives.
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7th European Intellectual Property Forum

We are looking forward to attending the 7th European Intellectual Property Forum in Berlin on 27 and 28 April 2023.
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Air Quality: Global Leaders & Innovators

Technologies covered in this report include air scrubbers, oxidation catalysts, biofuels, diesel particulate filters and multi-pollutant monitoring devices.
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Optimise your portfolio

Ensure you have the right portfolio to meet your strategic patenting objectives.

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Gather competitor intelligence

Understand who’s doing what by automating patent to technology mapping.

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Cross Licensing

Model cross licensing

Combine patent and revenue data to determine rational licensing outcomes.

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Manage your budget

Justify patent budgets and communicate the impact of your investment.

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Conduct due diligence

Automate manual reviews for efficient execution of M&A and licensing transactions.

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Tackle inbound patent assertion

Be prepared with evidence to create a fast and effective threat assessment.

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Benchmark your portfolio

Assess your portfolio in comparison to other owners through your technology lens.

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Monetise your portfolio

Identify opportunities to create value through licensing or sale of patent assets.

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Predict technology trends

Track new technologies and discover the unknown owners of future innovation.

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Create Risk Mitigation Strategies

Understand the materiality of your threats to define your risk mitigation strategy.

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